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Ben Chapman

William Benjamin Chapman

Positions: Third Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: December 25, 1908 in Nashville, Tennessee, US
Died: July 7, 1993 in Hoover, Alabama, US
High School: Phillips HS (Birmingham, AL)

Major League Stats


Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1928 19 -8.4 Asheville SALL B 147 545 183 32 17 7 .336 .495 270
1929 20 -8.9 St. Paul AA AA 168 660 222 43 17 31 .336 .594 392
1942 33 9.9 Richmond PIED B 118 373 121 27 4 3 .324 .442 165
1944 35 10.9 Richmond PIED B NYG 57 165 50 10 2 2 .303 .424 70
1949 40 14.8 Gadsden SEAL B 11 12 3 1 0 0 .250 .333 4
5 Seasons 501 1755 1755 579 113 40 43 .330 .330 .513 .843 901
B (4 seasons) B 333 1095 1095 357 70 23 12 .326 .326 .465 .791 509
AA (1 season) AA 168 660 660 222 43 17 31 .336 .336 .594 .930 392
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1942 33 9.8 Richmond PIED B 6 3 .667 1.71 16 95.0 77 24 18 34 1.168 7.3 3.2
1944 35 10.2 Richmond PIED B NYG 13 6 .684 2.21 21 163.0 127 46 40 63 1.166 7.0 3.5
1949 40 14.2 Gadsden SEAL B 0 1 .000 4.91 9 22.0 22 17 12 14 1.636 9.0 5.7
3 Seasons 19 10 .655 2.25 46 280.0 226 87 70 111 1.204 7.3 3.6
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1928 19 Asheville SALL B SS 147 891 316 508 67 .925 5.61
1929 20 St. Paul AA AA 3B 167 513 163 307 43 .916 2.81
1942 33 Richmond PIED B 3B 62 162 62 85 15 .907 2.37
1949 40 Gadsden SEAL B P 9 0.00
4 Seasons 385 1566 541 900 125 .920 3.74
3B (2 seasons) 3B 229 675 225 392 58 .914 2.69
P (1 season) P 9 0.00
SS (1 season) SS 147 891 316 508 67 .925 5.61
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1945 36 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 of 2 154 46 108 .299
1946 37 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 of 1 155 69 85 .448
1947 38 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 of 1 155 62 92 .403
1948 39 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 of 3 155 66 88 .429
1949 40 Gadsden SEAL B 1 of 1
1950 41 Durham CARL B DET 1 of 2 153 73 79 .480
1951 42 Tampa FLIN B 1 of 1 141 90 50 .643
7 Seasons 913 406 502 .447
MLB (4 seasons) 619 243 373 .394
B (3 seasons) 294 163 129 .558

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 0fe7f158

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